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Buying a Pixel 2 today? You might want to skip Google’s...

Today is a day the Google faithful have been waiting a couple of weeks for. The Pixel 2 officially goes on sale...

To Understand Food Deserts, We Need To Understand Food Systems |...

But food desert maps, in and of themselves, don't point to a solution. The Maryland Food System Map (MFSM), launched in 2012 and comprehensively...

Say What? Computer Game Improves Hearing in Noisy Situations

Credit: Everett Collection/ShutterstockWant to follow conversations better in a noisy restaurant or bar? There soon may be an app for that.Researchers in...

The FDA Just Approved Another Promising Immunotherapy For Cancer

T-cells. Image: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center On Wednesday-for only the second time-the Food and Drug Administration approved a cutting-edge therapy that...

Uranus will be visible to the naked eye tonight — here’s...

Grab a pair of binoculars and your lamest jokes because Uranus will be visible to the naked eye on Thursday night.The ice giant will...

Should College Professors Give ‘Tech Breaks’ In Class?

Inhis new novel , Dan Brown (most famous for The Da Vinci Code), describes his protagonist Robert Langdon's approach to the conundrum of students'...

WTF is floating around Saturn?

NASA Cassini spacecraft performed its final, fateful dive into Saturn several weeks ago, destroying itself in the planet's atmosphere and ending an incredible mission...

How Far is Earth from the Sun?

The sun is at the heart of the solar system. All of the bodies in the solar system - planets, asteroids, comets, etc. -...

Mighty AI co-founder Matt Bencke dies at 45 after battle with...

Matt Bencke, a fixture in Seattle's technology community and co-founder of the startup Mighty AI, has passed away after a battle with stage-4 pancreatic...

New species of large gecko discovered from Eastern Ghats

Geckos or house lizards usually evoke in us varying degrees of disdain. But a team of scientists' fascination for these reptiles led them...